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No end in sight: Stunning images from the month-long eruption of Spain's La Palma volcano

A woman climbs a hill with a child to see the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt in Tacande de Arriba on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 2, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A woman climbs a hill with a child to see the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt in Tacande de Arriba on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 2, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano burns a house on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano burns a house on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Lava is seen through the window of a kitchen from El Paso following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 28.  
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Lava is seen through the window of a kitchen from El Paso following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows among houses on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows among houses on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Zoilo Lorenzo, who was evacuated from the Martela neighbourhood six days ago, keeps an eye on the way the lava is flowing hoping it won\u0027t destroy his house as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Zoilo Lorenzo, who was evacuated from the Martela neighbourhood six days ago, keeps an eye on the way the lava is flowing hoping it won't destroy his house as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano surrounds a house on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano surrounds a house on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in Tacande, Spain, October 9.  
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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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Lava rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 19.    REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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Lava rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 19. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

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Police officers block a road as lava rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Island of La Palma, in Tacande, Spain, September 22. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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Police officers block a road as lava rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Island of La Palma, in Tacande, Spain, September 22. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

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Lava flows and smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in Todoque, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Lava flows and smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in Todoque, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

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A house burns due to lava from the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 20. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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A house burns due to lava from the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 20. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

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People shelter from volcanic ashes as they watch the Cumbre Vieja volcano erupting on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 18.  
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People shelter from volcanic ashes as they watch the Cumbre Vieja volcano erupting on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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A Spanish Civil Guard boat passes by as smoke rises in the background following the eruption of a volcano, as seen from Tazacorte port, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 6. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A Spanish Civil Guard boat passes by as smoke rises in the background following the eruption of a volcano, as seen from Tazacorte port, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 6. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande de Arriba, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande de Arriba, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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Huge rocks flow down over lava spewed by the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 15.   REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Huge rocks flow down over lava spewed by the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 15. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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Lava is seen from Tijarafe, following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Lava is seen from Tijarafe, following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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A Spanish Civil Guard tape is seen along a road blocked by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Laguna, as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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A Spanish Civil Guard tape is seen along a road blocked by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Laguna, as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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Lava flows around houses following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 23.   Ramon de la Rocha/Pool
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Lava flows around houses following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 23. Ramon de la Rocha/Pool

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 5. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 5. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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Lava flows down behind houses in Los Llanos as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 13. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Lava flows down behind houses in Los Llanos as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 13. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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A satellite image in infrared color shows smoke rising as lava flows while the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14.    Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS
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A satellite image in infrared color shows smoke rising as lava flows while the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS

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Lava flows into the sea following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Las Hoyas Viewpoint, Tazacorte, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 4. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Lava flows into the sea following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Las Hoyas Viewpoint, Tazacorte, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 4. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seeen from the sea, Spain, October 3. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seeen from the sea, Spain, October 3. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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A palm tree is surrounded by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano blocking a road in La Laguna, as the volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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A palm tree is surrounded by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano blocking a road in La Laguna, as the volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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A couple takes a selfie in front of the erupting volcano, in Los Llanos de Aridane on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 20. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A couple takes a selfie in front of the erupting volcano, in Los Llanos de Aridane on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 20. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows behind houses as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen at dawn from Tajuya, Spain, October 13. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows behind houses as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen at dawn from Tajuya, Spain, October 13. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Oct 20, 2021 5:30 PM EDT
The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 10. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 10. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano, in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano, in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Two people look at lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano from a house nearby as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Two people look at lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano from a house nearby as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tijarafe, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tijarafe, Spain, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows as seen from Tajuya on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows as seen from Tajuya on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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